Leeds to Whitby by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Leeds to Whitby by train
Fast trains from Leeds to Whitby take around 3 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 98 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leeds and Whitby.
1. Are there direct trains from Leeds to Whitby?
Journeys between Leeds and Whitby usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Leeds to Whitby every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 22 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Leeds to Whitby?
The Leeds to Whitby train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Leeds to Whitby train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Whitby is usually scheduled to depart Leeds around 04:15 and the last train is around 00:48.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leeds around 04:28, and the last at 00:46.
What's the Leeds to Whitby train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Leeds to Whitby are $25.36.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $53 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $25. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Leeds to Whitby train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Leeds to Whitby by train.
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Which train companies operate between Leeds and Whitby?
More than one train company operates on the route from Leeds to Whitby, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- First TransPennine Express
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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